MBA with elective in Finance and Leadership (Accredited by CIMA, UK) MBA with elective in Finance and Leadership (Accredited by CIMA, UK)

MBA with elective in Finance and Leadership (Accredited by CIMA, UK)

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Pass in an Undergraduate (Bachelor) Programme of a minimum duration of Three (3) years in any stream from a UGC recognized University, with a minimum aggregate of 50 % or an equivalent letter/numerical grade. A relaxation of 5% shall be given to SC/ST candidates.

Candidates who are in the final semester of the Bachelor Programme are also eligible to apply.

Batch Start Date

October 24, 2021


2 Years

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Why study MBA with elective in Finance and Leadership (Accredited by CIMA, UK)

An MBA degree with a concentration in Finance and Leadership teaches the management of accounts and finances to meet certain financial objectives. The postgraduate program is a perfect blend of practical and theoretical knowledge of various financial components and management skills. The program is ideal for students who have a sense of leadership with a keen interest in the finance sector. The program offers a thorough knowledge of accounting and financial management to make students industry-ready. Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) is a globally recognized professional body for management accountants since 1919. Considered as one of the largest management accounting bodies in the world, it offers training and qualification in management accountancy and associated subjects. In 2017, CIMA and AICPA formed the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants intending to bring together and strengthen the accounting professionals at a global scale. The curriculum has been designed in consultation with industry experts to guide aspirants as well as entrepreneurs. This program aims to culminate the commerce subjects with the industry-integrated curriculum backed with a global approach.

Elective Highlights:

  • The program is integrated with the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), UK
  • Entirely online - All your learning, assessments and Case Study exam preparation takes place within a comprehensive online platform
  • Instead of appearing in 13 Objective Tests, your level of competency is gauged via multiple-choice assessments incorporated into your digital lessons
  • Finance professionals write CIMA syllabus for finance professionals, ensuring you master the competencies most priced by top employers
  • Real-world scenarios and case studies help you connect your learning to what you’ll experience on the job
  • Provides the understanding of all the 2 case study exams at each level; management, and strategic
  • 2 case study exams at Management and Strategic level 
  • Ability to analyze statistics to spot trends and help make strategic decisions from improving internal efficiencies to tackling market expansion
  • Access to more than 15,000 new accounting, finance, and business jobs
  • Develop skillset to combine financial and non-financial data, to paint a complete picture of the business
  • A host of Skill Enhancement and Ability Enhancement Courses in addition to Core Courses
  • Association with CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, UK) that will help in building vital market abilities, mindset, and leadership capabilities

Course Matrix *

  • Principles of Economics & Markets
  • Managerial Effectiveness & Ethics
  • Accounting & Finance
  • Organizational Behavior & Human Resource Management
  • Quantitative Techniques & Analytics
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Marketing Management & Research
  • Financial Reporting (CIMA)
  • Management Accounting (CIMA)
  • Managing Finance in a Digital World (CIMA)
  • Business Environment & Strategy
  • Operations Management
  • Advanced Financial Reporting (CIMA)
  • Advanced Management Accounting (CIMA)
  • Managing Performance (CIMA)
  • Open Elective - Strategic Business Leadership
  • Analytics for Finance
  • Financial Markets
  • Strategic Management (CIMA)
  • Risk Management (CIMA)
  • Financial Strategy (CIMA)
  • Master Thesis / Project 


* Course matrix subject to change based on emerging industry trends and academic requirements

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Fee Plan

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  • Zero Cost EMI
  • No Advance EMI
  • EMI options available for 6,8 and 10 months

Learning Methodology

Program delivery follows the prescribed four Quadrants approach resulting in maximum learner engagement. Each course involves approximately 120 hours of learning.
Two-way live online audio-video lectures
Pre-recorded audio-video lecture available on the Learning Management System (LMS)
Multimedia content
Interactions through the discussion forum on the LMS
Exhaustive e-content/printed material for in-depth reference
Self-study activities including assignments, quiz & MCQs, essay-type questions, case study etc.
Experiential learning methods including individual and group projects, programming exercise, dissertation, MOOCs and various

Two-way live online lectures are scheduled during the weekends. Typically 5 - 8 hours of engagement is planned, the schedule of which is communicated well in advance. Faculty and Subject Matter Experts lead these interactive sessions. A recording of these sessions is hosted on the Learning Management System (LMS) for subsequent reference and practice.

Our LMS platform has been designed to engage and inspire a learner by providing access to all the learning resources including texts, videos, screencasts & lecture recordings; participate in discussion forums; communicate with the faculty and the program team. A leaner has the option to take-up the several quizzes and the MCQs that follow at the end of every unit of the course, track learning progress, submit assignments and much more.

A learner is provided access to an exhaustive tailor-made Self Learning Material (SLM) on the LMS. The SLM will also indicate sources of additional readings and resources available on the internet and on-campus library.

Assessment of performance in all courses is based on two components - Internal Assessment and University Examination conducted online at the end of the Semester.

The Program emphasizes on Experiential Learning that allows learners to apply concepts learnt in the classroom in simulated and real work situations. This is achieved through Simulation Tools, Platforms & Environments

Carefully chosen real-world cases & assignments are both discussed and used as problem-solving exercises during the Program

How to Enroll into the Program?

  • Click here to visit the JAIN Online Enrollment Form. Create your login on the Enrolment Platform by entering your unique Email id and create a password of your choice.
  • Once you have logged in, you will see a screen showing 4 essential steps to be completed to enroll for the Program of your choice. All the necessary documents are to be submitted as part of the Process.
  • At the end of the Enrollment Process 'Pay Fee’ using Net Banking/ Debit Card/ Credit Card/SBI Collect. Option to submit fee using easy-EMI with 0% interest
  • If you are opting for Financial Aid, please select the Financial Aid option during Enquiry. Our Student Support Managers would reach out to you
  • Please download the Enrollment Form and Receipt. Enrollment Number is to be used for further Communication with the University
  • Our Program Managers would reach out to you for activating your Learning Management System

Career Advancement Services

Our Career Advancement Services Team works tirelessly to Connect our Students with the right Job opportunities. With Years of Experience in Training, Networking and Human Resource skills, the team finds exciting and challenging Job Opportunities for our students in companies of repute through a structured framework

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Frequently Asked Questions

Designed as per the University Grants Commission (UGC) Regulations, 2020, JAIN (Deemed-to-be University)’s Online Degree Programmes are recognized at par with on-campus programmes Degrees are widely accepted Worldwide by governments, corporate organizations, and higher education institutions.

  • Candidates must have a 10 + 2 + 3-year bachelor's degree from a recognized university/institution or an equivalent qualification as recognized by the Association of Indian Universities or other competent bodies, in any discipline.

Live Online Classes are Scheduled on the Weekends for 7 to 8 Hours. Self-Learning Materials in the form of Video and PDF formats are available on the Learning Management System.

Examinations are conducted through Online Technology Enabled Proctored mode. The exam pattern comprises of internal and external assessments. The weightage is as follows: Internal(assignments) 30% and External (Semester examination) 70%. Section A- Subjective, Section B- Case Studies and Section C- MCQs

The minimum passing criteria is 5.5 SGPA(Semester Grade Point Average) and 6 CGPA (Cumulative Grade Point Average.

Yes, We offer placement assistance with JAIN (Deemed-to-be University) Connect To Careers Virtual Job Fair and on Connect To Careers e-Portal, a Digital Platform that can help you expand your job search by allowing you to meet multiple recruiting organizations looking for interns and employees.